The Best Art Supplies to Buy Right Now

Need some great free advice on the best Art Supplies to buy at the moment? We have it for you here, all in one place at Art World Blog. Best Art Supplies – Castle Art Supplies 40 Piece Sketching Pencils and Drawing Set This is one of the bestsellers on Amazon at the moment, andContinue reading “The Best Art Supplies to Buy Right Now”

Recent Art News – The Best Stories from the Art World

Weekly Link Round Up News from the Art World  Weekly Link Roundup It’s that time again. More fun and fascinating articles from around the Web about Art and the Art World. Click on the links to read more about the topics. The most expensive artwork ever sold at a German auction house went for €4.3m. A GirlContinue reading “Recent Art News – The Best Stories from the Art World”

Mark Rothko – Ten Things You Should Know

Mark Rothko – 10 Things to Know 1 Despite being an intelligent and academically minded person, Mark Rothko had almost no training in drawing or painting. He did spend some time with the Cubist painter Max Weber but other than that his artistic skills were largely instinctive. How’s that for raw talent?  2 Mark RothkoContinue reading “Mark Rothko – Ten Things You Should Know”

Gifts For Photographers – Beginner to Advanced

Just to help you out a little this Christmas we thought we would give you a few ideas for gifts for the photographers in your life. Some of these suggestions will suit kids or beginners and some of them will suit the more serious photographer or engaged amateur. 1 Gifts for Photographers – The Best CameraContinue reading “Gifts For Photographers – Beginner to Advanced”

Emerging Northern Irish Female Artists

Northern Irish Female Artists – Orla Gilkeson Orla Gilkeson lives along the County Down coastline in Northern Ireland and is inspired by the changing nature of the Irish Sea and surrounding landscapes. She produces abstract paintings and creates undeniably unique wall art. Her work is particularly interesting in that she reimagines landscapes and seascapes usingContinue reading “Emerging Northern Irish Female Artists”

Gifts For Young Artists – What to Buy Creative Kids for Christmas or Anytime

“All children are born artists, the problem is to remain an artist as we grow up.” Pablo Picasso Got creative kids? More often than not that means having to be pretty creative yourself to choose the right gifts for young artists this Christmas. Fortunately help is on hand to get you moving in the rightContinue reading “Gifts For Young Artists – What to Buy Creative Kids for Christmas or Anytime”

Gerhard Richter and The Blurring of Certainty – Featured Artist Blog Post

The Dresden-born artist Gerhard Richter is undeniably one of the most important painters of the 20th and 21st Century. He is particularly famous for his overpainted photographs, in which he uses the photograph as canvas. Yet he has also shown himself fluent in a variety of mediums including watercolours and oils. Further still he hasContinue reading “Gerhard Richter and The Blurring of Certainty – Featured Artist Blog Post”

3 Emerging Female Artists to Watch in 2021

Table of Contents 1 Emerging Female Artist Martine Syms 2 Emerging Female Artist Lily Kemp 3 Emerging Female Artist Molly Brocklehurst As 2020 draws to a close, this post considers some of the top female artists who have made a huge impact in the art world despite a global pandemic, and are worth watching inContinue reading “3 Emerging Female Artists to Watch in 2021”

Recent Art News – Whitney Claflin Exhibition and more

These are some of the best stories about Art that we have found from around the Internet – all in one place for your entertainment and information. Be warned they really do range from the sublime to the somewhat ridiculous. Creativity can be found in the most unexpected places.  It’s always great to be inContinue reading “Recent Art News – Whitney Claflin Exhibition and more”

Gifts for Artists – Ten Things To Buy An Artist This Christmas

We all know artists can be fussy, especially about all things art related! So where do you start when it comes to Christmas gifts?  Here are a few ideas that will delight even the most difficult of your artistic friends and family.  1 A Sketching Wallet This is one of the best and affordable giftsContinue reading “Gifts for Artists – Ten Things To Buy An Artist This Christmas”

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